Narendra Modi world`s 2nd most-popular leader on Facebook after Obama

Narendra Modi has the fastest growing Facebook page for any elected official in the world and is only second after US president Barack Obama in terms of fan following of politicians, an official of the social networking website said.

US eavesdropped on 35 world leaders: Report

In a revelation that could have far-reaching implications for the United States, a report in Britain`s Guardian newspaper said on Thursday that the US monitored the phone calls of as many as 35 world leaders.

Obama calls world leaders

US President Barack Obama Wednesday called half-a-dozen world leaders, including his Afghan and Russian counterparts.

World leaders mediated US hikers` release: Tehran

Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer were freed on Wednesday on bail paid by Oman.

Nigeria President to hold talks with world leaders

Nigerian President will hold talks with several world leaders on the margins of the 66th session of the UN General Assembly.

Osama’s death makes the world safer: Leaders

Governments and leaders have praised the killing of Osama bin Laden.

Say no to nuclear power: Nobel Laureates to world leaders

The laureates ask all countries to invest in safer forms of renewable energy.

World leaders hail Mubarak resignation

The toppling of Egyptian Prez has been hailed as historic victory of people.

World leaders call on Egypt to implement reforms

Several heads of state urge Egypt`s govt to stop violence against protesters.

World leaders mourn veteran diplomat Holbrooke

Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari flew to Washington to pay respects.

Volcanic ash: World leaders cancel as Poles mass for funeral

Up to a million Poles were expected to fill the streets of Krakow on Sunday for the funeral of president Lech Kaczynski, even as travel problems kept many international leaders away.

World leaders pledge $140 mn for Afghan reconciliation

World powers on Thursday pledged USD 140 million for the first year of an Afghan government plan to woo moderate Taliban fighters, British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said.